Three small businesses close their shutters in Strabane Town Centre

Three small businesses in Strabane are to close with the loss of up to 15 part-time and full-time jobs.

Five Star Fish Spa pulled its shutters down for a final time last week.

Nearby, Priceless Shoes on Castle Street ceased trading on Sunday with the loss of five jobs.

And children’s clothing shop Nippers Corner has confirmed that it too is to shut.

Local businessowner and Councillor, Patsy Kelly, says small businesses in the Town Centre are struggling with high rates and that business has gone to the other end of the town......

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